Do you know the feeling when you finish a book and you can’t quite explain why you didn’t love it? That’s exactly how I feel about Mockinjay.
“I like a walking culture; I need to be in a city where you can walk everywhere.” – Eddie Huang
In recent years, I have started reading more and more biographies. Interestingly enough, most of them, if not all of them, have been autobiographies or memoirs. One of those autobiographies that has been sitting on my book shelf for quite some time now, was Bossypants by Tina Fey. Tina Fey is a comedienne, writer and actress, who is most famous for 30 Rock, Saturday Night Life and for giving us Mean Girls. Continue reading “Bossypants by Tina Fey”
Apart from the Goddess Test Series I am not really one for YA fiction. I am probably to old for it by now anyway. (I am 24, for all of you wondering.) I first read The Hunger Games Series when I was 18 and I really enjoyed it. So I decided it’s time for a re-read. Continue reading “The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (The Hunger Games Series #1)”
I don’t think there has ever been a book that touched me as much as Unbearable Lightness by Portia de Rossi did. Most people probably know de Rossi as an Australian born actress who played parts in Ally McBeal, Arrested Development and more recently Scandal. Personally, I have only seen Arrested Development, although Ally McBeal has been on my to-watch-list forever. Mostly, I know de Rossi as talk show host Ellen DeGeneres’ wife. That is also where I became aware of Unbearable Lightness and de Rossi’s eating disorder for the first time. Continue reading “Unbearable Lightness by Portia de Rossi”
I do love a good book series, I always have. Returning to favourite characters or worlds is something truly magical. So without further ado, here are my five favourite book series.
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